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Higher oil output should boost growth, but structural vulnerabilities, particularly high unemployment and a growing population, are being left unattended by the absence of any major legislative action.
Arabia Monitor's regional theme this quarter focuses on private equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) in MENA, highlighting key trends and analysing the impact of recent geopolitical instability and the reduction in short term economic confidence resulting from the oil price shock.
China has become more commercially and diplomatically engaged in the Middle East and North Africa region, encouraging some regional countries to look east in search of an alternative partner. Arabia Monitor's Chief Economist shares her insights with Al Ahram Weekly.